George W. Bush exhibits his paintings of the veterans who served him
Since leaving the White House, former President George W. Bush has become an avid painter. Through his "Portraits of Courage," he is raising money for the Military Service Initiative, helping vets transition to civilian life.
Olathe photographer Sharon Rodriguez, 70, focuses her camera on the homeless in Johnson County, the most affluent county in Kansas. Rodriguez, a mom, grandmother and a great-grandmother, is a former IT worker who has found her passion as an artist
Amaya Rodriguez and Humberto Rivera Blanco are native Cuban ballet dancers who emigrated to the United States last year to pursue greater opportunities in dance for themselves with the Kansas City Ballet and better lives for their families.
Seven artists who represent the incredible dexterity of the Kansas City rap scene: Rory Fresco, Zarin Micheal, Dettsa, CaviArt, AyEl, Aaron Alexander come together for a group cypher in the Art Alley located in the Crossroads Arts District downtow
City Watts (O.T. Watts) and RileyPnP (James Riley) have released “The Speez,” an album that could bring Kansas City’s “gritter” hip-hop a wider audience. They are part of the CaviArt collective, founded by Gee Watts.
Just 10 months removed from the “Lowkey” explosion, Rory Fresco has released a heralded free album, and is working with industry moguls like L.A. Reid and Timbaland on a debut studio album that he hopes will give KC artists wider exposure.
Donald J. Ross, a Kansas City artist who signs his artwork with the name, "Scribe," describes balancing his two artistic endeavors: a staff artist at Children's Mercy Hospital and a street artist who's work appears throughout much of downtown.